Ryde Campus

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Ryde Campus video. The Northern Sydney Institute, part of TAFE

Set in 25 acres of beautifully landscaped gardens with views to the Blue Mountains, Ryde Campus is an internationally renowned specialist training centre for hospitality, tourism, horticulture and environmental management. It is the largest hospitality training centre in the Asia-Pacific region and one of the largest horticulture training centres in the world.

Hospitality students train in commercially equipped kitchens, bars, cafes and the Ambassador Restaurant. Training facilities for the horticulture industry include computerised glasshouses, landscape design studios, a full size cricket pitch, golf green and a bowling green.

Ryde Campus is built upon the homelands of the Guringai and Darug people.

Courses at Ryde Campus

Ryde Campus offers training programs across a range of areas including, environment and conservation, CAD, events, floristry, horticulture, hospitality, events management, land management and tourism.

Spotlight on campus

A sneak peek at some of the highlights of Ryde Campus.

Le Cordon Bleu Sydney Culinary Arts Institute

Le Cordon Bleu Sydney

Ryde campus is proud to be home to the prestigious Le Cordon Bleu Sydney Culinary Arts Institute, the largest Le Cordon Bleu school in the world. NSI is one of only a handful of select hospitality training institutes around the world to be affiliated with LCB Paris.

Training Restaurants

Training Restaurants

Ryde campus has two training restaurants onsite - the Ambassador Restaurant and the Terrace Restaurant. Our hospitality students practice and develop their skills in these working environments. Cafe on 6 and Le Cordon Bleu's sell students' culinary delights. The restaurants and cafes are open to the public.



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Ryde Campus

250 Blaxland Road Ryde NSW 2112


Student parking is on the two lower car parking levels closest to Building H. Access is off Parkes Street.


Ryde Campus is accessible by bus (stop on Blaxland Road) or train (20 minute walk to West Ryde or Meadowbank Station).

Transport Infoline 131 500

Campus Map - PDF 482KB

Campus Office

Building H, Ground level, Monday to Friday 8:30am to 5:00pm.

Includes the:

  • Course Information Office
  • Student Administration Office
  • Cashier's Office (9:00am to 4:30pm only)
    No cash accepted. Payment by cheque, EFTPOS, or credit card (MasterCard or Visa) only.

Venue hire

Phone: + 61 2 9948 6292

Support Services

From choosing a course to graduation, our support services are there to help make your experience with us enjoyable and productive and to create opportunities for students with particular needs and interests.

Support services available at Ryde Campus are:

Student Guide 2013

The Northern Sydney Institute Student Guide (PDF 2MB) is full of detailed information on all the services and facilities available at each campus including canteen, library, showers, computers, photocopying, parking, student association and more.